Target: Individuals, All Ages
Management level: Moderate
Timeline: 2 months
The Money Smart Bike Bash event is designed to get participants on a financial fact-finding roll and promote awareness of Money Smart Week® throughout the community. The event invites adults, their families and avid cyclists to put their hearts and minds into savings on a fun bike ride during April.
Note: cycling can be substituted with a fun run (‘Run for the Money’) or similar active community-based activity
Each Bike Bash event is free and should be hosted immediately preceding or during Money Smart Week in April. Download this page as a PDF
Secure a local Bike or Cycling Club partner.
The sponsor will work with the Bike Club partner to organize and promote the event.
Cyclists register via the Bike Club website.
Cyclists must register prior to the event and
complete the bike club insurance waiver.
Plan the event.
Awarding prizes or distributing free shirts is optional.
Account for fees, injuries and safety needs.
Be sure your planning team considers:
Order financial education materials and ensure the event is registered on the website.
Money Smart Bike Bash requires minimal resources and time commitment for the partner yet offers a highly visible, non-traditional way to promote Money Smart Week to children and adults in the community. Here are a few additional perks:
Each Bike Bash event is free and should be hosted immediately preceding or during Money Smart Week in April.
Want to host a Bike Bash event?
Follow the links to register or login as a Supporter.